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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Event Name is exactly "St. Johns River Survey"
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Duplicate imges from the 1985 St. Johns River Survey

Duplicate imges from the 1985 St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985
Description
Six black and whites (plus negatives). Images were made from slides created by folklorist Figgen during the St. Johns River Survey. All were labeled P86-5. Includes image of Vicki Grimm making pinatas, fern farm (from S85-1654), Mexican Americans dancing at party (from S85-1527), Pinatas for sale (from S85-1857), painting of the Virgin of Guadalupe (from S85-1640), and of men playing dominoes (from S85-1096). In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Les Errantes de China Nuevo Lun at a Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in Deland

Les Errantes de China Nuevo Lun at a Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in Deland

Date
1985-02-23
Description
One color print (plus one black and white print and negatives.) A duplicate of S85-1521.
Collection
The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

Date
1985-01-27
Description
Two color prints (plus two black and white print and negatives.) A duplicate of S85-1765 and S85-1769.
Collection
The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boat

The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boat

Date
1985-06-21
Description
240 color slides. Slides of the Herrin brothers building a shrimp boat, the Miss Joann, at their Mayport shop.
Collection
Images of the 1985 Crescent City Catfish Festival

Images of the 1985 Crescent City Catfish Festival

Date
1985-04
Description
One proof sheet, with 17 black and whites images (plus negatives). Images of the catfish festival in Crescent City, including Noles cooking crabs, and fisher Eddie Oxendine. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Interview with Prudenciana Gomez on Mexican American foodways

Interview with Prudenciana Gomez on Mexican American foodways

Date
1985-03-07
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Prudencia Gomez on Mexican American foodways and religion. She and her family work on fern farms (herba is Spanish for fern), which were used by Mexican families for food. The interview is in Spanish. Images of the interview can be found in S 1577, v. 27, images 1633-1641. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

Date
1985-01-20
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fernery worker Marie Castillo, a Mexican migrant. Recorded in her kitchen, Castillo discussed Mexican migration patterns; fern farming; pinata making; religion; adjusting to Florida; family history; music; and community rites. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Maria Gomez interview

Maria Gomez interview

Date
1985-03-07
Description
Interview with Maria Gomez in her home. She discusses Mexican American culture, including religion, ceremonies, foodways, growing up in Mexico, Catholicism, dating, weddings, and life in Florida. The interview is in Spanish. Her children can be heard at times. For images of the interview, see S 1577, v. 27, slides 1516-1532. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985-01-18
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with life-long fisherman and Florida native Doc Bennett. He discusses making a living in the Great Depression (farming and fishing); nets and seining; shad and catfishing; church; local fish fries; state regulations; sports fishing; changes in the St. Johns River; fishing methods and equipment; and how he learned to fish. He is hard of hearing so often had to have questions repeated. His memory was fading by time of interview. 
Collection
Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985-01-17
Description
One audio cassette. Griffin discusses her needlework (crochet work) and her family in St. Johns County.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Duplicate imges from the 1985 St. Johns River SurveyDuplicate imges from the 1985 St. Johns River SurveyStill ImageArtisans
Farmers
Fieldwork
Dominoes
Pinatas
Material culture
Agriculture
Ferns
Latinos
Recreation
Leisure
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Les Errantes de China Nuevo Lun at a Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in DelandLes Errantes de China Nuevo Lun at a Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in DelandStill ImageBands (Music)
Fieldwork
Music performance
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Musical instruments
Musicians
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The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange SpringsThe Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange SpringsStill ImageBands (Music)
Fieldwork
Music performance
String bands
Musical instruments
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Community concerts
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boatThe Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boatStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Wood craft
Boatbuilding
Boating industry
Boats
Trawlers (Vessels)
Fishing
Woodwork
Seafood industry
Carpentry
Carpentry tools
Material culture
Labor
Occupational groups
Workplace
Boatbuilders
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Images of the 1985 Crescent City Catfish FestivalImages of the 1985 Crescent City Catfish FestivalStill ImageCooks
Fishers
Fieldwork
Festivals
Cookery (Seafood)
Seafood
Outdoor cookery
Crabs
Catfishes
Barbecue cookery
Recreation
Leisure
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
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a_s1714_04_tape63Interview with Prudenciana Gomez on Mexican American foodwaysSoundCooks
Farm workers
Fieldwork
Research methods
Interviewing
Oral narratives
Latinos
Ethnicity, Mexico
Mexican Americans
Interviews
Sound recording
Cookery, Mexican
Mexican American cookery
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a_s1714_03_tape14Interview with fern farm worker Marie CastilloSoundFarm workers
Fieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Oral histories
Life histories
Farming
Ferns
Crops
Cookery, Mexican
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Mexican American cookery
Mexican Americans
Community culture
Community rites
Pinatas
Cooking and dining
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a_s1714_04_tape65Maria Gomez interviewSoundFarm workers
Fieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Oral narratives
Oral histories
Religion
Calendar rites
Marriage rites
Religious rites
Rites and ceremonies
Catholics
Food habits
Food
Holidays and festivals
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a_s1714_03_tape09Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River SurveySoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Fishing
Seine nets
Net makers
Occupational folklore
Fishing equipment
Catfish
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a_s1714_03_tape08Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River SurveySoundField recordings
Needlework
Minorcan Americans
Textile art
Foodways
Decorative arts
Crocheting
Embroidery
Interviews
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